My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2

Mar 23, 2016

Oh, well, not all Greek weddings are alike.

The Wave

Mar 23, 2016

It's an enjoyable disaster.

10 Cloverfield Lane

Mar 19, 2016

It does the horror genre proud.

It's Movie Time March 18, '16 Post-Oscar Observations

Mar 17, 2016

John and Kevin reminisce about the  Oscar results and  ceremony for  2016.

John and Johnny have fun chatting about Kirk, Spock, and Khan.

The Bronze

Mar 16, 2016

No medal for this mediocrity.

It's Movie Time March 11, '16 London Has Fallen

Mar 9, 2016

John and Hope disagree totally about this cliched thriller.

John and Johnny savor Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey, appearing at the Gateway Film Center.

It's Movie Time March 4, '16 The Treasure, In the Shadow of Women

Mar 6, 2016

John and Kevin discuss two  impressive foreign films, The Treasure and In the Shadow of Women.

Cinema Classics March 3, '16 Taxi Driver

Mar 6, 2016

Johnny and Sommer discuss Taxi Driver to be shown at the Gateway Film Center starting  March 4 in 35 mm.


Mar 6, 2016

Fun for the whole family.

A War

Mar 6, 2016

It's not Hurt Locker, but it is compelling story telling about the inscrutable war in Afghanistan.

London Has Fallen

Mar 3, 2016

Uncomfortably thrilling.

Whisky Tango Foxtrot

Mar 3, 2016

WTF from the title best expresses my confusion.

In the Shadow of Women

Feb 27, 2016

Find out why men are clueless.

The Treasure

Feb 27, 2016

It's an odd comedy with subtle smiles about the foolishness of human adventures.

It's Movie Time Feb. 26, '16 The Lady in the Van

Feb 25, 2016

John and Wayne agree this is good Brit comedy with a great actress.

The Lady in the Van

Feb 22, 2016

An eccentric  character played by an accomplished actress.

It's Movie Time Feb 19, '16 The Witch

Feb 19, 2016

John and Linda disagree about The Witch's merit. However, they agree it can be horrifying.

Film reviewed: The Witch

by hosts John DeSando and Linda Baas McClelland

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Cinema Classics Feb. 18, '16 Pre-Oscar #2

Feb 19, 2016

John and Johnny finish their discussion of Oscar nominees for the '16 Oscar ceremony.